Only a few hours left for his injured compatriot in the field at the season finale, the 20-year-old South Tyrolean accepted the Frenetic Turin audience with a 6-2, 6: 2 against Poland Hubert Surface.
A good three and a half hours before the match Regretting had announced via Instagram that he has to retire from the final tournament of the best tennis professionals of the year. The WimbledonFinalist had to give up on Sunday in his first preliminary round against the German number one Alexander Zeal due to complaints on the abdominal muscles, until the last but recently fought around his whereabouts in the tournament.
To say that I m sad, would not live up to my mood, the Romans wrote: I feel robbed of a thing that I have developed with years of effort and sweat.
Sinner moved to — and got a spicy duel directly. By shortly before the start of the ATP Finals he had fought with Surface around the last ticket for the starter field of Turin and had the look. In the last group match on Thursday, with a victory against defending champion Daniel Mercedes (Russia) can even move into the semi-finals — this would have to lose the Olympic champion Zeal against Surface.